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As mentioned earlier, this might involve a reorientation of the Humanist attitude towards supernaturalism and theism.
In contrast to Weberian accounts of modernity as entailing a progressive disenchantment of the social world, a growing number of studies of post-Cold War supernaturalism describe the phenomenon as an "enchanting", or "re-enchantment", of modernity (Gane 2002).
They often criticize those ideas supporting supernaturalism putting it in defensive position due to dominance of naturalistic theories on Meaning of Life.
He tapped into ancient, evolved cognitive dispositions for supernaturalism, but he split this supernaturalism into two distinct tiers and pitted them against each other: horrible supernaturalism, embodied by the nasty, predatory vampires that rise from the grave, and nice, clean Christian supernaturalism where the dead stay decently dead until they are quietly transmogrified into angelic form or are relegated to the eternal flames of Hell.
Generally set in Victorian times at the height of the steam-driven Industrial Age when imperialism and scientific inquiry were imperatives that drove the Establishment, the novels entertainingly blend science fiction, history and supernaturalism.
Humanism relocates supernaturalism within the human mind.
The idea of a natural supernaturalism is at least prima facie intended to seem paradoxical.
The evolution of the human mind; from supernaturalism to naturalism; an anthropoloogical perspective.
The Evolution of the Human Mind: From Supernaturalism to Naturalism.
An atheist is different from an agnostic; the former rejects the existence of any kind of supernaturalism, i.
This popular fallacy continues, a naive supernaturalism, turning God into a kind of celestial tyrant or engineer, and therefore it's easy to blame God for calamities, including illness.
30) Although the uncanny is a supernaturally charged event that dissipates under the pressure of empirical reality, the sublime subject invokes supernaturalism in a more affirming manner, by first resisting or doubting the supernatural presence and then by conquering or succumbing to doubt and terror and embracing an encompassing supernatural belief in the divine, oceanic, or fathomless.